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of hurricane sandy that the white house had proposed. the vote on tuesday was another show of weakness for republicans as the gop leadership let the bill come to the floor despite the fact that only a small fraction of republicans supported it. the bill passed with 241 votes in the house only 49 of which came from republicans out of a total of 240 republicans in the house. the decision to bring the bill to the floor was a violation of the so-called hastert rule named after former republican house speaker dennis hastert who says that a bill should never be brought to the floor unless a majority of the majority can support it. the apparent disunity within the republican caucus offered house democrats the faint hope they might have a bigger role to play in the new congress than as the house minority over the past two years. the house democrats' new role in fact may prove crucial in the next major legislative battle over gun control. on wednesday the president proposed a package of gun law reforms in response to the massacre in newtown last month. the package is by all accounts the most sw
late. >> reporter: sandy kabealo was confident but a little nervous. confident she was doing the right thing by getting a shot. but a bit uneasy because this was the first time, she has ever gotten a shot. >> just never did it before. but with this season, and i work with elderly people it was the right thing to do. i think it won't hurt, >> reporter: and she was not the only one getting a shot. but throughout the day, there was a steady line of people coming into this pleasanton safeway to get the vaccine. for some - it was just a matter of timing. but with the season kicking into high gear, tehy all told kron four that they wanted to make sure tyhey got the shot before getting sick. >> i am heading back east. so i definitely want to be prepared. >> reporter: terisa estacio, kron 4 news. >> let me walk you through this website to. find a vaccine flu.gov just enter your zip code. these three locations you will be able to find out what locations or retail pharmacies have vaccination's available. you are able to navigate around a map. he does a great way to get flu shots. >> pam: the ma
too late. >> sandy kabealo was confident but a little nervous. confident she was doing the right thing by getting a shot. but a bit uneasy because this was the first time, she has ever gotten a shot. >> ofjust never did it before. but with this season, and i work with elderly people it was the right thing to do. i think it won't hurt, and she was not the only one getting a shot. but throughout the day, there was a steady line of people coming into this pleasanton safeway to get the vaccine. for some - it was just a matter of timing. but with the season kicking into high gear, tehy all told kron four that they wanted to make sure tyhey got the shot before getting sick. i am heading back east. so i definitely want to be prepared. >> teresa estacio, kron 4 news >> we will have a sneak peek of what is at the movies. this live look outside. a beautiful view of the sunrise from mount tam. for over 60,000 california foster children, nights can feel long and lonely. i miss my sister. i miss my old school. i miss my room. i don't want special treatment. i just wanna feel normal. to help, sleep
checks and mental health records. republicans know that sandy hook was such a tragedy that they have to do something. the problem i have, who on are the democrats up for re-election, they are going to determine the debate more than the republicans. >> how does the president avoid the second term curse? >> he is trying to use his organization to get out his message and ideas. what could happen, which would be a problem, if all of tfightig continues to happen, and drives out his ideas. i think the nonprofit will get around that and keep the conversation at least about ideas. >> you believe in this group? ? i do. i do i'm drinking the kool aid. >> the republicans know they lost the latino vote by 40 points. there's a great incentive to come together on something for their political benefit. that's is an issue where it's irrelevant. 2005, bush took up social security. he was a part of himself on that issue. versus obama taking on a few issues. gun control, there's room, executive orders. there's a way to get around it. >> quickly, the biggest thing for the president in the second term, c
of that on these big fights and it's about seizing the moment because the further and further you get from the sandy hook tragedy, the less you're likely to achieve and he's trying to make this happen swiftly. >> let's talk about second terms. how have presidents comparatively, how have they feared in his second term. that's when the big scandal happens. the iran-contra and watergate, the monica lewinsky. how can we forget and the fallout during the bush administration over the iraq war and hurricane katrina, so certainly, things could get a little worse for the president in the coming years, but he does start with the decent approval rating and at least part of congress on his side on most issues. >> you do have to wonder how much of his political capital he'll use on gun control in his short term, before immigration and not even just talking about the debt ceiling, but if he is to do -- with regard to the gun control and universal background checks and he is going to have to spend a great deal of time and a great deal of political capital to get that done. >> the white house says a few things abou
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